What’s cool in Windows 10

The spirit of creativity lives in all of us. No matter what platform you work on, the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update provides state-of-the-art features to make your apps more personal, natural, and intuitive. To take advantage of these amazing new capabilities, upgrade to Visual Studio 2017 and the latest SDK.

Make stunning apps

Improve the appearance of your apps with the Fluent Design System. Use new APIs and enhanced XAML controls to incorporate depth, perspective, and movement into your app.

Windows Mixed Reality

Windows Mixed Reality unlocks new experiences that merge the physical and virtual worlds. Design immersive apps for users with the Microsoft HoloLens or headsets from leading device makers.

.NET Standard 2.0

Share more code between Universal Windows Platform (UWP), Android, iOS, ASP.NET, Windows Forms, and WPF applications by using .NET Standard 2.0 class libraries.

Project Rome

Project Rome allows you to build task-centered experiences that span across devices and platforms. With SDKs for Android and iOS and the power of Microsoft Graph, you can create apps that work seamlessly on all of your users’ devices.

Windows Ink

Provide users with a natural way to create digital handwritten notes, drawings, and annotations by using the Windows Ink platform. Whether from a pen, a mouse, or touch, you can capture and manage ink strokes in any UWP app.


Interact with the most extensible digital assistant available using natural language and structured data. Cortana provides these powerful features to use with your own apps, sites, and bots.

Microsoft Edge

The next generation web browser combines pixel-perfect page rendering with speed and ease of use. With unique Windows 10 features and continued upgrades to its web platform, Microsoft Edge makes developing for the web easier than ever.

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What’s new for developers

View the detailed list of new features in the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update SDK and extend your app in new and different ways.

Windows Insider Program

See what’s coming in the future of Windows 10 with Insider Preview Builds.

Bring your app to Windows

See how to bring experiences to Windows 10—from the web, other mobile platforms, or a traditional Windows app.

Why Windows?

With the UWP you can create a single app package that can be installed onto a wide range of devices.

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